News archive

MIRALab - UNIGE at La Nuit de la Science

On July 2018 University of Geneva held a public event in which some of MIRALab projects were presented to the members of the academic and research of Geneva and the wider public

Some pictures

ViMM digital platform

MIRALab is partner of Virtual Multimodal Museum project (ViMM) who has created the digital platform for stakeholders and communities of practice in Virtual Museums and Digital Cultural Heritage, open to anyone in the public or private sectors wishing to connect with other professionals or contribute and find information on digital heritage.

Visit the digital platform

Robot in Theatre

Eva playing in the Roten Fabrik Theatre at Zurich

Some pictures

From EVA to Nadine

From EVA to Nadine, AI new robots, shown at Swiss News TV on 10.01.2017

Read more.

Swiss TV films robot Eva

The swiss tv station RTS has visited MIRALab to film the robot Eva and to interview Prof. Nadia Magnenat Thalmann.

Read more.

Seminar by Prof. Tong

Prof. Ruofeng Tong has given a seminar on the Parametric Human Body Reconstruction from Depth Image or dressed human photos.

Read more.

NOTRE project meeting

NOTRE project meeting organised by MIRALab - UNIGE from 16th to 18th of January

Read more.

Euromed 2016 contribution

PhD candidate and Marie-curie fellow Simon Senecal participated at the Euromed2016 conference

Read more.

Successful defense

We would like to congratulate Dr. Andra Chincisan who has successfully defended her PhD at MIRALab, University of Geneva.

Visit her page.

Keynote at CGI 2016

Prof. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann has given a keynote on her robot 'Nadine' at CGI 2016.

Read more.

Continuous body emotion recognition

Simon Senecal et al. have presented their work on body emotion recognition in theater performances during CASA 2016.

Read the paper.

NOTRE project meeting

Dr. Rui Antunes from MIRALab has attended the NOTRE project meeting in Madrid.

Read more.

Bio-Inspired Virtual Populations

Dr. Rui Antunes and Prof. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann have presented their paper on Adaptive Behavior with Affective Feedback at CASA 2016.

Read the paper.

CASA 2016

MIRALab has successfully organised the 29th International Conference on Computer Animation and Social Agents (CASA 2016) at the Biotech Campus in Geneva.

Visit website.

Digital patient tutorial

Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, Andra Chincisan and Matthias Becker have given a tutorial on the modeling and simulation of human articulations at CASA 2016.

Read more

Prof. Fujita visits MIRALab

Prof. Fujita and Dr. Kamiya from Gifu, Japan, have visted MIRALab to learn about the current research.

Large picture

IT began with Ada. Women in computer history

Nadia Magnenat Thalmann and MIRALab are part of a special exhibition at the Heinz Nixdorf Forum (Paderborn, Germany) that highlights Ada Lovelace and celebrates the role of women in computer history.

Visit the exhibition.

CARS 2015: Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

MIRALab participates to CARS 2015 with a Workshop on Multiscale Digital Patient with several papers and a keynote speech given by Prof. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann.

Read more.

CeBIT 2015

MIRALab has presented the MultiScaleHuman project at CeBIT (March 16-20), the worlds largest computer expo.

Read more.

Book: Digital Heritage, Springer, 2014.

New book on Digital Heritage written in collaboration with partners of the project ITN-DCH Marie Curie in Cultural Heritage.

Read the book.

Der virtuelle Patient

MIRALab medical project presented at PLANETOPIA TV program with the participation of Prof. Nadia Magnenat Thalmann.

Watch the video.